Santa Cruz City YSC Competitive Teams at Season-End Tournaments

Santa Cruz City YSC competitive teams have participated in several tournaments at the end of the Spring 2015 season, including the CCSL District 2 Spring Cup and the Santa Cruz Beach Soccer Championship.

CCSL District 2 Spring Cup

  • U9 boys team Sharks 05 Blue won the Bronze division with four straight wins.
  • U12 girls team Jaws 02 White came in 2nd in the Bronze division.
  • U10 girls team Jaws 04 Blue came in 2nd in the Bronze/Copper division.
  • U9 girls team Jaws 05 Blue came in 3rd in the Bronze/Copper division.

Beach Tournaments

  • U15 girls Jaws 99 White won the Santa Cruz Beach BlastSan Francisco Beach Blast, and came in 2nd in the Pro Am Beach Soccer Tournament.
  • U12 team Sharks 02 Blue fielded two 7-boy teams for the U12/U13 division of the Santa Cruz Beach Championship, and met each other in the final after winning their games, finishing both first and second. Sharks 02 Blue also won the 2015 Beach Soccer Blast tournament in Santa Cruz in a 6-5 final against Ballistic United.
  • U13 girls Jaws 01 Blue & Jaws Blue Too won 2nd place in both U13 Girls brackets at Pro Am Beach Soccer Tournament June 6, 7 at Main Beach.
  • U11 team Sharks 03 Blue cam in 3rd place in the Pro Am Beach Soccer Tournament.
  • U9 boys Sharks 05 came in 3rd place in the U9/U10 division of the Santa Cruz Beach Championship.
  • U8 boys Sharks 06 came in 3rd in the Pro Am Beach Soccer Tournament.

 

 

Fall 2015 Team Sponsorship

Santa Cruz City YSC is asking the community to sponsor recreational and competitive youth teams for the upcoming Fall 2015 season. The club is a non-profit organization which is run almost entirely by volunteers, and sponsorships help keep participation available for all kids who want to play.

New forms have been posted to the Sponsors page and online donation options are also available. Thank you for your continued support!

Santa Cruz Classic Congratulations

Several Santa Cruz City YSC teams made the finals of their divisions at the 2014 Santa Cruz Classic tournament, held on September 27 & 28.  Congratulations!

  • Girls team Jaws 00 won the U-14 Bronze division
  • Girls team Jaws 01 Blue came second in the U-13 Silver division
  • Girls team Jaws 03 White came second in the U-11 Silver division
  • Boys team Sharks 02 Blue came second in the U-12 Bronze divison


Jaws 95 Finalists at Breakers' Cup Tournament

The Jaws 95 girls team competed in the Breakers Cup earlier this August, and took 2nd place! The team had a couple of hard fought wins. One of those wins was against the Los Gatos Pumas, Spring District Cup champions to whom they had previously lost to in this past Spring District Cup tournament.

The Jaws 95 team: Elissa Cooper (goal keeper), Paxton Scott, Mali Bertschi-Berkowitz, Ianthe Tozer, Tia McCord, Kyrstin Hofstetter, Char Tomasini, Marne Chacon, Morgan Wheeler, Haley Velocci, Irma Estanquero, Sasha Langholz, Hailey Jackson, Simran Singh, Erika Eberhardt, Maya Goldberg

The Jaws 95 team: Elissa Cooper (goal keeper), Paxton Scott, Mali Bertschi-Berkowitz, Ianthe Tozer, Tia McCord, Kyrstin Hofstetter, Char Tomasini, Marne Chacon, Morgan Wheeler, Haley Velocci, Irma Estanquero, Sasha Langholz, Hailey Jackson, Simran Singh, Erika Eberhardt, Maya Goldberg

Way to go girls!!!!

Jaws 99 White Take 1st Place at Beach "World Cup"

Santa Cruz City's Jaws 99 White took first place in last weeks hotly contested GU14 "world cup" beach tournament, with teams coming form as far away as Placerville. he girls finished 2nd two weeks prior, in the ProAm Beach tournament, and were not going to settle for 2nd again! The girls finished with an impressive 4-1-0 (+16 GD). In the final, the Jaws girls kept their composure against an aggressive and very vocal Livermore Fusion squad. The girls used their local beach knowledge/training to come away with a strong 4-1 win!

Top - Meck, Schiebel, Thompson, Peachey, Payne, Senkier, Rasmussen  Bottom - Murphy, Hockett, Mitchell, Deppmeier

Top - Meck, Schiebel, Thompson, Peachey, Payne, Senkier, Rasmussen

 Bottom - Murphy, Hockett, Mitchell, Deppmeier

SC Sharks 00 Blue President's Cup Update

The U-13 Sharks 00 Blue, a wildcard team called to compete at the last minute as a finalist in the Northern California Region IV Presidents cup, fought valiantly through six games -- winning two in round-robin play against Oregon and Alaska, then beating Colorado in the Quarterfinals and Idaho in the Semifinals to reach the Finals Sunday morning against the HG Eagles from Cal-South.  

The Sharks scored first on a penalty kick by Jonathan Sherwood-Flett in the 19th minute.  Cal-South answered in the 60th minute, sending the game into two overtime periods.  A goal by Cal-South in the 80th minute gave them the win.  Cal South moves on to the National President’s Cup in South Dakota.  

The Sharks, a Santa Cruz City YSC team, were coached by German Plaza and Thanasis Kottas. The Sharks’ Travis Hatcher was a top goal scorer in the tournament with a  total of 5 goals.